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Finland Jukka Hentunen
#25 KalPa / SM-liiga - 12/13
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Last added: Erik Eriksson
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dragan Umicevic 47 14 50 64
2. Daniel Ciampini 48 28 31 59
3. Brian Lebler 50 33 18 51
4. Braden Christoffer 46 19 32 51
5. William Rapuzzi 48 20 30 50
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
RW
Age
47
Height
5'10" / 178 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
198 lbs / 90 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
2-time World Championship Bronze Medal 2
1-time KHL Gagarin Cup Champion 1
1-time NL Champion 1

Hentunen was a speedy winger with a good shot. Played a gritty, feisty game despite being of smallish stature. Would finish his checks while forechecking.

Team Staff profile of Jukka Hentunen also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 Warkis II-divisioona 16 7 6 13 10 |
1994-95 Warkis II-divisioona 29 23 23 46 28 |
1995-96 Diskos I-divisioona 43 23 18 41 14 | Relegation 10 5 6 11 4
1996-97 Hermes I-divisioona 35 10 13 23 43 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0
1997-98 Hermes I-divisioona 44 15 16 31 26 | Playoffs 8 7 3 10 10
1998-99 Hermes “A” I-divisioona 0 0 0 0 0 |
HPK SM-liiga 41 13 21 34 32 18 | Playoffs 8 1 4 5 12 -1
1999-00 HPK SM-liiga 53 17 28 45 76 13 | Playoffs 8 4 2 6 12 -4
Finland WC 9 3 3 6 12 9 |
2000-01 Jokerit “A” SM-liiga 56 27 28 55 24 15 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 4 1
Finland WC 9 1 3 4 2 5 |
2001-02 Calgary Flames NHL 28 2 3 5 4 -9 |
Saint John Flames AHL 9 3 3 6 0 1 |
Nashville Predators NHL 10 2 2 4 0 0 |
2002-03 Jokerit SM-liiga 48 11 11 22 28 6 | Playoffs 10 4 2 6 0 1
2003-04 HC Fribourg-Gottéron NLA 47 25 28 53 22 | Playoffs 4 2 4 6 6
Finland WC 7 3 3 6 2 2 |
2004-05 HC Fribourg-Gottéron NLA 44 24 20 44 46 | Relegation 8 5 6 11 6
Finland WCup 6 1 1 2 2 |
Finland WC 7 3 1 4 6 2 |
2005-06 HC Lugano NLA 44 24 18 42 44 | Playoffs 17 7 6 13 6
Finland OG 8 0 0 0 2 0 |
Finland WC 9 1 3 4 20 2 |
2006-07 HC Lugano NLA 44 26 20 46 63 | Playoffs 6 1 4 5 0
Finland WC 9 4 1 5 4 3 |
2007-08 HC Lugano NLA 13 5 9 14 6 |
Ak Bars Kazan Russia 33 10 17 27 10 15 | Playoffs 10 2 8 10 33 4
2008-09 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 54 14 13 27 36 7 | Playoffs 21 9 2 11 8 5
2009-10 Jokerit SM-liiga 58 28 22 50 50 -1 | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 4 0
2010-11 Jokerit SM-liiga 55 6 26 32 38 -3 | Playoffs 7 2 4 6 2 3
2011-12 KalPa SM-liiga 55 18 13 31 18 1 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 25 -2
2012-13 KalPa SM-liiga 45 7 14 21 20 3 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 6 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Jokerit Spengler Cup - - - - - |
2002-03 Finland EHT 5 1 1 2 4 |
2003-04 Jokerit Spengler Cup 4 1 2 3 0 0 |
Finland EHT 8 3 0 3 4 |
2004-05 Finland EHT 7 0 2 2 2 |
2005-06 Finland EHT 9 3 7 10 6 |
2006-07 HC Lugano ECC 2 0 0 0 2 -1 |
Finland EHT 5 1 0 1 4 0 |
2007-08 Ak Bars Kazan Continental Cup 3 1 0 1 6 0 |
Finland EHT 3 0 0 0 2 1 |
2008-09 Finland EHT 3 0 2 2 0 -1 |
2009-10 Finland EHT 3 1 1 2 0 0 |
2010-11 Jokerit ET 8 1 4 5 0 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2
2011-12 KalPa ET 8 3 0 3 0 |
2012-13 KalPa ET 7 1 1 2 2 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2015-16 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga Asst. Coach
2016-17 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga Asst. Coach
2017-18 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga Asst. Coach
2018-19 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga Asst. Coach
2019-20 KalPa U20 U20 SM-liiga Asst. Coach
2020-21 KalPa U20 U20 SM-sarja Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 9 3 3 6 0.67 0 1 | 0
Continental Cup 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 6 0 | 0
ECC 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 2 -1 | 0
EHT 8 43 9 13 22 0.51 22 0 | 0
ET 3 23 5 5 10 0.43 2 - | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 2 -
I-divisioona 4 122 48 47 95 0.78 83 - | 3 21 13 9 22 1.05 14 -
II-divisioona 2 45 30 29 59 1.31 38 - | 0
KHL 1 54 14 13 27 0.50 36 7 | 1 21 9 2 11 0.52 8 5
SM-liiga (Liiga) 8 411 127 163 290 0.71 286 52 | 8 52 13 16 29 0.56 65 -3
NHL 1 38 4 5 9 0.24 4 -9 | 0
NLA (NL) 5 192 104 95 199 1.04 181 - | 4 35 15 20 35 1.00 18 -
OG 1 8 0 0 0 0.00 2 0 | 0
Russia 1 33 10 17 27 0.82 10 15 | 1 10 2 8 10 1.00 33 4
Spengler Cup 2 4 1 2 3 0.75 0 0 | 0
WC 6 50 15 14 29 0.58 46 23 | 0
WCup 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Antti-Jussi Niemi (D) 1999-2011 10 Finland, Finland (EHT), Finland (OG), Jokerit
Timo Pärssinen (F) 1997-2007 9 Finland (EHT), Finland, HPK, Hermes
Esa Pirnes (F) 2002-2011 9 Finland (EHT), Finland, Jokerit
Petteri Nummelin (D) 1999-2010 9 Finland, Finland (EHT), Finland (OG), Lugano

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/22/2011
06/22/2011 Confirmed Jokerit KalPa
05/05/2009
05/05/2009 Confirmed Ak Bars Kazan Jokerit
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